Jobs: Coordinator – Fremantle and Rockingham, WA



two positions vacant

Coordinator – Fremantle (Permanent)
Coordinator – Rockingham (Acting)

Palmerston Association is a large community-based organisation providing counselling, training, education and support for individuals, families and the wider community affected by alcohol and other drug use problems. We operate from nine branches in the state, including Fremantle, Rockingham and Mandurah which collectively represent the South Metro Community Drug Service. This innovative service employs an integrated model to provide a range of AOD services, including medical pharmacotherapies.

We are seeking applications for a full time Coordinator located in Fremantle and an acting opportunity in our Rockingham office for a period of up to one year (due to maternity leave). The successful applicants will coordinate delivery of integrated AOD services in the Fremantle or Rockingham area with a particular focus on counselling and community development programs. Major duties include staff supervision and development, community development initiatives and liaison with integrated service staff.

Applicants will be required to address the selection criteria as outlined in the JDF which can be downloaded from the Palmerston website on

For further information please contact Bram Dickens or phone 9430 5966.

Applications addressing the selection criteria are to be emailed to by 5pm Monday 5 September 2011.